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Duck hunting season

Updated: 19 March 2021

Duck hunting season will begin 15 minutes prior to sunrise on Saturday 20 March and will end 30 minutes after sunset on Sunday 27 June. Please note that during this period you may hear the sound of gunshots in the distance whilst visiting these parks:

  • Beachport Conservation Park
  • Bool Lagoon Game Reserve and Hacks Lagoon Conservation Park
  • Butcher Gap Conservation Park
  • Canunda National Park
  • Coorong National Park
  • Douglas Point Conservation Park
  • Ewens Ponds Conservation Park
  • Geegeela Conservation Park
  • Lake St Clair Conservation Park
  • Little Dip Conservation Park
  • Mount Monster Conservation Park
  • Padthaway Conservation Park
  • Penambol Conservation Park
  • Penola Conservation Park
  • Piccaninnie Ponds Conservation Park
  • Telford Scrub Conservation Park

For more information on the 2021 Open Season, see the Department for Environment and Water's website.